Graustark

noun
Grau·stark | \ ˈgrau̇-ˌstärk , ˈgrȯ- \

Definition of Graustark 

: an imaginary land of high romance also : a highly romantic piece of writing

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Graustarkian \grau̇-ˈstär-kē-ən, grȯ- \ adjective

First Known Use of Graustark

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Graustark

Graustark, imaginary country in the novel Graustark (1901) by George B. McCutcheon †1928 American novelist

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